Awards are updated regularly and listed by the due date.
Indspire’s Post-Secondary Education Scholarship
Applications accepted year round
Indspire disburses bursaries and scholarships through its Building Brighter Futures program to Indigenous students who are enrolled in post-secondary programs. Since 1985, Indspire has disbursed bursaries and scholarships to First Nation, Inuit, and Métis post-secondary students. It is the largest funder for Indigenous education outside of the federal government.
Deadline: March 22, 2020
This scholarship is annually given to a full-time student attending an Alberta University or College. This $1,500 scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in a program, which will lead to that individual being able to assist children and adults with learning disabilities. The student may be enrolled in any faculty of any university or college in Alberta.
Deadline: May 1, 2020
A place for Mom is offering five $2000 scholarships for Sociology and Social Science students interested in working with senior citizens. Scholarships are awarded quarterly and applications are accepted year round. To apply, create a video or write an essay capturing the “Value of Seniors in Our Lives and Benefits to Society”
Deadline: May 15, 2020
St. John's Legacy offers a number of scholarships between $500 and $4,500. Last year, King’s students won a total of $40,000 between thirteen students—one of the highest amounts in the country. To apply, students must have a B grade average. They must also provide a description of extracurricular activities such as employment, volunteer hours, sports, or wilderness activities. This scholarship is not limited to any one program.
Deadline: May 29, 2020
Husky’s Energy will provide 1 award of $5000, and 2 awards of $3,500 to Aboriginal students registered at a Canadian University in Business’ or Computing Science, and interested in the energy sector. Recipients will have the opportunity to participate in Husky’s mentorship program.